Increase Filtration with a DIY Filtered Box Fan

View full size DIY filtered box fan image and instructions here UPDATED 10/01/20 Air cleaners (also called air purifiers) can be...

Joe Medosch | October 1, 2020

Press Release: Next Steps in Minimizing COVID-19 Risk for the...

9/10/20 MONTEREY, CA – Today, Hayward Score released additional safety recommendations that should be adopted on...

Dana Sundblad | September 15, 2020

Strategies for a Healthy Home Office or School Space

With COVID-19 still having an impact across the US and Canada, it is likely that working and schooling at home will continue for...

Dana Sundblad | September 2, 2020

COVID-19: Dos and Don’ts for a Healthy Home

Your home is the foundation for good physical and emotional health.  Now that many people are finding themselves, and their...

Dana Sundblad | May 11, 2020

Lessons from Florence Nightingale (part 3)

Florence Nightingale emphasized community and home as the third factor for health and healing. Modern life makes this challenging...

Carl Grimes | May 6, 2020

Lessons from Florence Nightingale (part 2)

Florence Nightingale’s world no longer exists but her insights are as true today as they were during her lifetime. She would...

Carl Grimes | April 10, 2020

Hayward Score Advice on Coronavirus (COVID-19)

What is Coronavirus (COVID-19)? The COVID-19 virus has many similarities with the other corona-type viruses, plus those for the...

Hayward Score Staff | March 20, 2020

Lessons From Florence Nightingale (part 1)

The COVID-19 pandemic is at the top of everyone’s mind, both by public health mandate and for personal survival. COVID-19 is...

Carl Grimes | March 20, 2020

Hear from Bill Hayward: Make Healthy Home Choices – Boston Globe

Read what Hayward Score Founder and CEO Bill Hayward had to say in the Boston Globe in this excerpt from:   Some building...

Dana Sundblad | February 11, 2020

9 Easy Things to Help Take Control of Your Indoor Air Quality

Whether you own or rent, are in a home for a short time or it is your “forever” home there are simple, inexpensive things you...

Hayward Score Staff | January 27, 2020

Cook Up a Healthier New Year!

The new year is a great time to start practicing new, and healthier, habits and the kitchen is a great place to start! For many...

Dana Sundblad | January 6, 2020

What Chemicals are in Your Dust?

People tend to think that household dust is merely an unsightly nuisance… However, what we call “dust” is really a...

Hayward Score Staff | September 16, 2019

The Problem with Petri Dishes (for Mold Testing)

When you notice or suspect mold somewhere in your home it isn’t uncommon to want to test your home and get some concrete...

Carl Grimes | September 4, 2019

Quick Tips for a Healthy Dorm Room

Heading back to college? Here are some tips on keeping a healthy dorm room! Thinking about indoor air quality is probably not the...

Hayward Score Staff | August 23, 2019

Removing Mold Odor From Car Ventilation

The first clue that something may be off with your car’s ventilation system is usually odor. A “musty” odor typically...

Joe Medosch | August 13, 2019

Houses are filled with chemical additives. Here’s how to find...

From the Washington Post (8/1/2019) By Roy Furchgott It is nearly impossible to avoid chemical additives in your home — they...

Hayward Score Staff | August 2, 2019

Heal Your Home (and Yourself)

Hayward Score’s Bill and Adriana Hayward are featured in the July/August issue of HauteLiving SF!  Read about how their...

Dana Sundblad | July 25, 2019

Finding a Healthy Rental: 10 Things To Look For!

Moving is stressful enough without having to worry whether conditions in your newly rented home might impact your health. While...

Hayward Score Staff | July 10, 2019

Why Bother With a Clean Crawlspace?

While not as sexy as solar panels on the roof or a remodeled bathroom, a clean crawlspace can significantly increase the...

Alex Stadtner | May 3, 2019

Is Your House Making You Sick?

The symptoms most commonly reported by those affected by a “sick house” are many and varied, depending on the sensitivity of...

Dana Sundblad | March 30, 2017

Keep Healthy Home Fires Burning

For many people, a bright, crackling, wood fire is as much a part of the fall and winter season as hot apple cider and a cozy...

Dana Sundblad | January 15, 2017
Indoor Air can be more poluted

did you know

Indoor air can be 5x more polluted than outside affecting allergies, asthma, concentration, sleep quality and more.